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[ree-awr-der] /riˈɔr dər/
verb (used with object)
to put in order again:
to reorder the card file.
to give a reorder for:
to reorder the books before they're completely sold out.
verb (used without object)
to order goods again.
a second or repeated order for the same goods:
to put through a reorder for those lamps.
Origin of reorder
1585-95; re- + order Unabridged
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  • As well as developing new centromeres, chromosomes also reorder their genes during the course of evolution.
  • Because the demon is a part of the system and must expend energy to reorder the system.
  • To order or reorder a custom memorial plaque, please fill out the following information.
  • Any order placed after the initial order is considered a reorder.
  • Do not wait until you are almost out of medicine to reorder.
  • When you have only a two-week supply of your medication left, it's time to reorder.
  • Each prescription comes with a reorder slip and an envelope label.
  • If you have refills remaining on your prescription, you may reorder them by mail or by phone.
  • With each coupon book issued, a reorder form will be enclosed for your use.
  • Based on this data, and the likelihood of success, you may decide to reorder your priorities.
British Dictionary definitions for reorder


verb (transitive)
to request (something) to be supplied again or differently
to arrange, regulate, or dispose (articles) in their proper places again
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Word Origin and History for reorder

also re-order, c.1600, "to set in order again," from re- + order (v.). From 1810 as "repeat an order." Related: Reordered; reordering.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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